The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Kent / West Malling
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 20 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 23.33% 3.57% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 70.00% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Malling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 33.33% 11.90% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Median salary £47,500 £72,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.48% +74.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,200 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Malling citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in West Malling

WAN
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in West Malling.

Salary trend for WAN in West Malling

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Malling region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Change Management
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) Aruba
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Avaya
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) HNC
4 5 (62.50%) HND
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) WAN Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (50.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Change Management
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) HNC
2 5 (62.50%) HND
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (62.50%) Aruba
3 5 (62.50%) Avaya
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago